Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:46:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.71 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.5"||978.94 mi||west||0° 08' 26.6"||9.67 mi||north||978.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 25.3"||746.71 mi||east||3° 03' 27.0"||210.21 mi||north||770.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Fri 6:46 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||NE|
|Colima||Fri 6:46 PM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm||N|
|Santa María Huatulco||Fri 6:46 PM||807 km||502 miles||436 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Fri 6:46 PM||816 km||507 miles||440 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Fri 6:46 PM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm||N|
|Oaxaca||Fri 6:46 PM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm||ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta||Fri 6:46 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm||NNW|
|Leon||Fri 6:46 PM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm||N|
|Aguascalientes||Fri 6:46 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||N|
|Veracruz||Fri 6:46 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm||NE|
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